Global Emergency Care Webinar Series & Workshop

The Global Emergency Care Webinar Series and Workshop is open to all healthcare professionals with a passion for global emergency care. In 2020, the theme for the Series references the recently established global consensus for emergency care, World Health Assembly (WHA) resolution 72.16, titled: Emergency care systems for universal health coverage: ensuring timely care for the acutely ill and injured.

ūüďÖ Series - 26 August, 2 September, 9 September¬†|¬†4:30 - 6:00 pm AEST
ūüďÖ Workshop - 16 & 17 September¬†|¬†8:30 am - 1:00 pm AEST

GLOBAL EMERGENCY CARE WEBINAR SERIES & WORKSHOP
SERIES: Wednesday: 26 August, 2 September, 9 September | 4:30 – 6:00 pm AEST
WORKSHOP: 16  September & 17 September 2020 | 8:30 am Р1:00 pm AEST

 

The Global Emergency Care Webinar Series is open to all healthcare professionals with a passion for global emergency care, particularly in resource-limited settings. In 2020, the Series is replacing the Global Emergency Care Conference, hosted annually by Alfred Health and Monash University.

The theme for the 2020 Series references the recently established global consensus for emergency care, World Health Assembly (WHA) resolution 72.16, titled: Emergency care systems for universal health coverage: ensuring timely care for the acutely ill and injured . The three, free webinars will explore the resolution in the context of the COVID-19 pandemic, and will be supplemented by an interactive workshop for those who want to develop practical skills in a small group setting.

All emergency care providers, including nurses, doctors, paramedics, allied health clinicians, researchers, development specialists, educators and health administrators, are invited to participate. You can choose to attend any or all of the webinars and/or the workshop.

Please join us to discuss the implications of COVID-19 for emergency care systems development. You will hear about the experiences and recommendations of experts in the field, and be inspired to help improve global emergency care outcomes.

GLOBAL EMERGENCY CARE WEBINAR SERIES
Wednesday: 26 August, 2 September, 9 September | 4:30 – 6:00 pm AEST

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the annual one-day GEC symposium has been converted into a three-part, 1.5 hour, webinar series.

The webinar series will bring together a range of professionals to discuss experiences, updates and evidence regarding global emergency care. Each session will feature several keynote presenters and a panel discussion.

In the context of the COVID-19 pandemic, keynote speakers will highlight the potential of WHA resolution 72.16 to strengthen emergency care systems in resource-limited settings.

  • Webinar 1 (Wednesday 26 August)¬†will focus on the development and potential impact of WHA resolution 72.16.
  • Webinar 2 (Wednesday 2 September)¬†will focus on the impact of COVID-19 on resource-limited emergency care settings across the Indo-Pacific.
  • Webinar 3 (Wednesday 9 September)¬†will focus on the intersection between the pandemic and the WHA resolution, including opportunities to strengthen emergency care during the COVID-19 recovery phase

Attendance is free but registration is essential. Please join us and contribute to the discussion!

GLOBAL EMERGENCY CARE WORKSHOP
Wednesday 16  September & Thursday 17 September 2020 | 8:30 am Р1:00 pm AEST

To supplement the webinar series, an interactive, small group workshop will deliver practical skills in global emergency care development. The workshop has been developed by a team of clinicians with extensive experience working with multiple health and aid organisations in countries such as Myanmar, Papua New Guinea, Uganda, Tanzania, South Africa and Afghanistan.

The workshop is your opportunity to develop the skills you need to safely and effectively participate in emergency care projects across the world.

The workshop will explore and discuss:

  • The current status of emergency care globally
  • Priorities in global emergency care development
  • Needs assessment in global emergency care
  • Project framework and research skills relevant to global emergency care
  • The essential toolkit of skills, networks and resources required by global emergency care clinicians

This workshop will be delivered in online on 16 & 17 September from 8:30 – 1:00 pm.

GLOBAL EMERGENCY CARE WEBINAR SERIES & WORKSHOP
SERIES: Wednesday: 26 August, 2 September, 9 September | 4:30 – 6:00 pm AEST
WORKSHOP: 16  September & 17 September 2020 | 8:30 am Р1:00 pm AEST
GLOBAL EMERGENCY CARE WEBINAR SERIES
Wednesday: 26 August, 2 September, 9 September | 4:30 – 6:00 pm AEST

The webinar series will bring together a range of professionals to discuss experiences, updates and evidence regarding global emergency care. Each session will feature several keynote presenters and a panel discussion.

In the context of the COVID-19 pandemic, keynote speakers will highlight the potential of WHA resolution 72.16 to strengthen emergency care systems in resource-limited settings.

  • Webinar 1 (Wednesday 26 August)¬†will focus on the development and potential impact of WHA resolution 72.16.
  • Webinar 2 (Wednesday 2 September)¬†will focus on the impact of COVID-19 on resource-limited emergency care settings across the Indo-Pacific.
  • Webinar 3 (Wednesday 9 September)¬†will focus on the intersection between the pandemic and the WHA resolution, including opportunities to strengthen emergency care during the COVID-19 recovery phase

Attendance is free but registration is mandatory. Please join us and contribute to the discussion!

GLOBAL EMERGENCY CARE WORKSHOP
16  September & 17 September 2020 | 8:30 am Р1:00 pm AEST

This interactive, small group workshop will deliver practical skills in global emergency care development. The workshop has been developed by a team of clinicians with extensive experience working with multiple health and aid organisations in countries such as Myanmar, Papua New Guinea, Uganda, Tanzania, South Africa and Afghanistan.

The workshop is your opportunity to develop the skills you need to safely and effectively participate in emergency care projects across the world.

The workshop will explore and discuss:

  • The current status of emergency care globally
  • Priorities in global emergency care development
  • Needs assessment in global emergency care
  • Project framework and research skills relevant to global emergency care
  • The essential toolkit of skills, networks and resources required by global emergency care clinicians

This workshop will be delivered in online on 16 & 17 September from 8:30 – 1:00 pm.

GLOBAL EMERGENCY CARE WEBINAR SERIES & WORKSHOP
SERIES: Wednesday: 26 August, 2 September, 9 September | 4:30 – 6:00 pm AEST
WORKSHOP: 16  September & 17 September 2020 | 8:30 am Р1:00 pm AEST
 

The Global Emergency Care Webinar Series is free of charge, however registration is essential.

 

Global Emergency Care Workshop

The Workshop will run from  8:30 am Р1:00 pm on:

  • Wednesday, 16 September 2020; and
  • Thursday, 17 September 2020

 

Fees

  • Medical Specialist: AUD¬† $299.00 plus GST
  • Nursing/Paramedic/Allied health/Other: AUD $199.00 plus GST
  • Student: AUD $99.00 plus GST (full time student identification will be requested after booking)

 

Terms & Conditions

Please note, when you register, you will be agreeing to the following:

  1. Disclaimer: The content of this course is directed at appropriately licensed and trained practitioners. It represents current information about the provision of emergency medical care. It is not intended to replace, and should not be construed as medical advice. Any concerns regarding a medical diagnosis or treatment should not be directed to a medical practitioner.
  2. Course cancellation: In very rare cases, due to clinical demand or other unforeseen, unavoidable reasons, courses may need to be cancelled. In this instance registrants will be advised urgently and will receive a full refund for registration fees.

Refund Policy

Substitution:
If, after booking an event you are unable to attend, you are welcome to nominate someone else to attend in your place. Please advise substitutions via email so a correct name  tag will be available at the registration desk. CPD hours will be  allocated to the substitute delegate.

Refunds:
Cancellation more than 30 days before the event: 70% refund.
Cancellation less than 30 days: no refund.
Cancellation must be in writing.

Course cancellation:
In very rare cases, due to clinical demand or other unforeseen, unavoidable reasons, courses may need to be cancelled. In this instance registrants will be advised urgently and will receive a full refund for registration fees.

For more information about this program, please contact the Program Coordinator.

Ann-Maree Guirguis
Alfred Health
Telephone: 03 9903 9298
Email: etc [@] alfred.org.au

 

 

 

 

 

The theme for the 2020 Series references the recently established global consensus for emergency care, World Health Assembly (WHA) resolution 72.16, titled: Emergency care systems for universal health coverage: ensuring timely care for the acutely ill and injured . The three, free webinars will explore the resolution in the context of the COVID-19 pandemic, and will be supplemented by an interactive workshop for those who want to develop practical skills in a small group setting.